UPDATE: Police have arrested and charged a suspect – click here for details.
Original story below…
Police in Baltimore County are investigating a Saturday shooting in Essex.
At about 3 p.m., police responded to the area of Stemmers Run Road at North Marlyn Avenue (21221).
At the scene, investigators discovered that an adult male victim had been involved in an encounter with another individual.
At some point, the victim suffered a gunshot wound to his lower extremity.
The victim was taken to a local hospital and is currently in good condition. At this time, police believe that the victim was targeted.
Anyone with any additional information regarding this incident is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.